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Schoolchildren attend anti-bullying event in Bradford

Hundreds attend event

Hundreds of schoolchildren have gathered for an anti-bullying event in Bradford this lunchtime.

The event at City Park is in memory of 11-year-old Asad Khan, who was found hanged in his bedroom last September.

Children will be taking part in a martial arts class led by ju-jitsu instructor Mumtaz Khan who wants to highlight the importance of martial arts as a life skill.

Standing up to bullies

The event was taking place a year on from the death of Asad Khan. An inquest into his death, which heard claims he had been bullied, will resume next month.

Asad Khan.

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Lizzie's on a mission to clean up the waterways

Lizzie Carr is a woman on a mission - to rid our region's waterways of pollution caused by plastic.

Lizzie, the first female to ever paddle board solo across the channel, has brought her 'Plastic Patrol' campaign to Sheffield and Tinsley Canal.

She was joined by a team of willing volunteers who went out on paddle boards and did their bit to clean up the canal.

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